Tour Frederick with touch of a finger

Learning Frederick's rich history is now as simple as a swipe of the finger with the new Frederick Walking Tour smartphone application.

Thursday - 03/01/2012, 06:00am EST

George Harrison fans, see his guitars up close

The son of the quiet Beatle now has an iPad app that lets people see 360-degree studies of George Harrison's guitars and multi-media presentations.

Thursday - 02/23/2012, 07:46am EST

Tired of being put on hold? There's an app for that

It happens to everyone and can eat up precious minutes -- even hours -- of a day: being put on hold on the phone for what seems like forever.

Wednesday - 02/22/2012, 05:36am EST

New app helps caffeine drinkers optimize their intake

A new app created by doctors helps those in need of caffeine optimize their intake to get the most energy -- without losing any sleep.

Tuesday - 02/21/2012, 07:48am EST

Twitter downloads and stores your address book

Twitter recently acknowledged the company downloads the entire address book of its mobile users, including email addresses and phone numbers, when they use the "Find Friends" app.

Thursday - 02/16/2012, 08:08am EST

iPad and iPhone usage differs

Did you know that iPad usage spikes at 8 p.m. and iPhone consumption peaks at 8 a.m., noon and 6 p.m.?

Wednesday - 02/15/2012, 06:35am EST

Looking for work? There may be an app for that

Looking for a promising career in a lousy economy? A new study suggests you're apt to find it in apps _ the services and tools built to run on smartphones, computer tablets and Facebook's online social network.

Wednesday - 02/08/2012, 03:20am EST

Virginia State Parks launching app

Virginia State Parks has launched a smartphone application that will help guide visitors to a park nearest them and help them navigate trails and other attractions.

Wednesday - 02/01/2012, 05:59am EST

Gettysburg battlefield to install 'smart' parking

There are iPhone apps that map out the Battle of Gettysburg A climate-controlled system at the visitor center in Gettysburg is so precise it will detect the change of a few degrees And soon parking lots at the Gettysburg battlefield will also be equipped with the latest technology

Saturday - 01/28/2012, 12:14pm EST

New app helps kids complete their chores

A new website app may provide help with the age-old parenting battle of getting kids to do their chores and do them well.

Friday - 01/27/2012, 07:54am EST

iPhone, iPad app rewards being a couch potato

Want to earn stuff by watching TV? A free app for that debuted Wednesday.

Wednesday - 01/25/2012, 06:35pm EST

Apps map out where radar detectors are

The next wave of smartphone technology shares where police have radar detectors set up.

Tuesday - 01/24/2012, 02:03pm EST

App wakes you up earlier if weather is bad

The "Winter Wake-Up" app keeps you from being blindsided by snow and ice that add time to your morning commute.

Friday - 01/20/2012, 08:18am EST

How to access blacked-out Wikipedia site

There are ways to access Wikipedia's content, even though the site is blacked out.

Wednesday - 01/18/2012, 11:05am EST

'Avoid Ghetto' app: Racist or resourceful?

Microsoft is facing accusations of potential racism related to its patent for a new pedestrian-friendly map application.

Wednesday - 01/18/2012, 04:47am EST

'Angry Brides' takes aim at illegal dowries

Move over "Angry Birds" and make way for "Angry Brides."

Tuesday - 01/17/2012, 10:48am EST

With this app, it'll cost you to skip the gym

A new app is designed to make you go to the gym by making it hurt financially if you don't.

Monday - 01/02/2012, 03:44am EST

Police: iPhone app helps solve crime spree

A quick-thinking victim of a stolen iPhone helped Montgomery County Police not only recover his smartphone, but apparently also solve a string of thefts from autos.

Thursday - 12/22/2011, 06:34am EST

Skype to offer free Wi-Fi at airports

Dulles International Airport, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport are included in Skype's plan.

Tuesday - 12/20/2011, 10:10am EST

'Uber' gets a car to your door with an app

A new smartphone app called "Uber" may give D.C. cab drivers a run for their money.

Sunday - 12/18/2011, 06:27am EST
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